Adam Grant

Author, Give and Take

Adam Grant is the youngest full professor and single highest-rated teacher at The Wharton School. His consulting and speaking clients include Google, the NFL, Johnson & Johnson, Pixar, Goldman Sachs, the World Economic Forum, the United Nations, and the U.S. Army and Navy.

He has been honored as one of Malcolm Gladwell's favorite social science writers, one of BusinessWeek's favorite professors and one of the world's top 40 business professors under 40. He is the author of Give and Take, a New York Times bestseller that has been translated into two dozen languages and named one of the best books of the year by Amazon, Apple, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal. He has appeared on the Today Show, Charlie Rose, and Diane Rehm, and was profiled in the New York Times magazine cover story, "Is giving the secret to getting ahead?" He holds a Ph.D. in organizational psychology from the University of Michigan and a B.A. from Harvard University, and he is a former record-setting advertising director, junior Olympic springboard diver, and professional magician.